• Criticism of Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest begins

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knew that not standing for the national anthem would draw some criticism. A couple former NFL quarterbacks weighed in. Miami Dolphins running back Arian Foster, a former teammate of Yates with the Texans, argued with Yates on Twitter after saying it…

    Shutdown Corner
  • East Carolina DT Darius Commissiong dismissed after animal cruelty charge

    East Carolina dismissed defensive tackle Darius Commissiong on Friday after he was charged with felony animal cruelty. If you’re brave enough to read the gory injuries Commissiong is alleged to have inflicted on a one-year-old Shih Tzu, you can click here to read the Greenville, North Carolina,…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Rangers pitcher gets arrested for drunk driving, urinates on himself

    Texas Rangers relief pitcher Jeremy Jeffress was arrested for DWI after an early Friday morning traffic stop that was equal parts dangerous and embarrassing.

    Big League Stew
    Sun, 28 Aug
    3:05 PM EDT
    Cleveland at Texas
    Preview Game
  • 76ers, Jazz complete salary-based trade

    The Jazz plan to waive Kendall Marshall. In a deal constructed around salary-cap maneuvering, the Philadelphia 76ers sent guard Kendall Marshall to the Utah Jazz for center Tibor Pleiss, two second-round picks and cash. The Jazz plan to waive Marshall before his $2 million contract becomes…

    Adrian Wojnarowski
  • Paige VanZant Returns From Dancing With The Stars To Get A Huge KO At UFC On FOX

    SHE ROCKED HER!!!!! @PaigeVanZantUFC #UFCVancouver https://t.co/ap4DixEDLn

    UPROXX
  • Usain Bolt Brought Up to 10 Women Back to His London Hotel Room

    It’s been an eventful month for Usain Bolt, who not only turned 30 and solidified his title as the fastest man in the world, but who also partied, made out, and possibly had sex with people who were not his longtime girlfriend while he was in Rio. PEOPLE now reports Bolt took his talents to London…

    Cosmopolitan
  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Tampa Bay Lightning

    The Lightning may have ended the season short of its second ever playoff berth in the then-26 team league, but the promise for the future was there in a lot of ways. The Bolts had just played their first season in their new arena (then known as Ice Palace, now known as Amalie Arena) with roster…

    Puck Daddy
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    How Soccer Punishes Its Badly Behaved​—​But Male​—​Players (9 photos)

    Homophobic slurs. Ear-biting. ​ Head-butting. From ELLE

    Elle
  • Report says rest of NFL 'laughing at' Chargers over Bosa holdout

    Let’s be clear: Both sides are to blame for the Joey Bosa holdout. Bosa hasn’t signed because of offset language and the timing of his signing bonus, and the Chargers turned it into a public battle this week by making details of negotiations public. Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman wrote that he…

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  • Gary Sanchez's home run barrage leads to impressive record

    When another New York Yankees game begins, another Gary Sanchez home run is likely right around the corner. The sensational rookie slugger continued his barrage on Saturday afternoon, connecting for his 11th home run in the Yankees 13-5 win against the Orioles. Gary Sanchez is the fastest player in…

    Big League Stew
    Sun, 28 Aug
    1:05 PM EDT
    Baltimore at NY Yankees
    Preview Game
  • Arsenal finally splashing cash with Shkodran Mustafi, Lucas Perez

    German international Shkodran Mustafi will finally provide the center back cover Arsenal has needed for a long while. LONDON, England – “We are working on the deals,” Arsenal Arsene Wenger announced on Friday when specifically asked about the transfers of German defender Shkodran Mustafi and…

    FC Yahoo
  • Report: Auburn DB Stephen Roberts arrested

    Auburn defensive back Stephen Roberts was arrested Wednesday night. Auburn police told Al.com Roberts was in possession of a handgun. Roberts’ incident makes him the fifth Auburn player arrested during the offseason.

    Dr. Saturday
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    Recap: SD1, MIA 0

    8/27/16: Padres shutout the Marlins 1-0

    MLB.com
  • The Olympics Are Over, But Rio Still Has a 'Very Big Vision' for the Olympic Golf Course

    (c) 2016 Time Inc. Alan Shipnuck on How Pros Have Received the Rio Olympic Course Sports Illustrated's Alan Shipnuck joins GOLF Live from the Rio to discuss the competitors' first impressions of the Olympic golf course.Machrihanish? Nah, the ultimate golf pilgrimage is now the Olympic Golf Course…

    Golf
  • Lenient judge in Stanford swimmer’s rape case asks for move to civil court

    Judge Aaron Persky sentenced swimmer Brock Turner, 20, to six months in jail after he was convicted of raping an unconscious woman in 2015.

    Sporting News
  • Zika likely spread sexually from asymptomatic man to woman -study

    * Guidelines on sexual transmission may need to change * Puerto Rico reports 10 cases of Guillain-Barre related to Zika By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - New Zika research released on Friday has found that the virus may spread sexually from a man to a woman even if the man had no…

    Reuters
  • Broncos offense won't be exciting, but Trevor Siemian likely to lead it

    The third preseason game is the supposed dress rehearsal for the regular season, a small peek at what we might see in Week 1. The Denver Broncos started Trevor Siemian at quarterback on Saturday night against the Los Angeles Rams, and here was the first series: run, run, run, punt. Get used to that…

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    Sat, 27 Aug
    Los Angeles9 - 17Denver
    Game Recap